The England midfielder has played a key role in Madrid´s recent surge towards their first championship since 2003, with the Spanish giants now top of the standings having won nine of their last 10 matches.
"He is in an excellent moment of form and was the best on his team (England)," Brazil´s Robinho said of his Madrid team-mate. "At Real Madrid he has been playing at this level so for that reason it did not surprise me as much, but he is a very important piece to winning the league."
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